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Street corner local with a large single bar. Live music on Sat eve.
Originally only a beerhouse, the Crown got its full license on February 8th 1956.
Greene King IPA
Local licensing authority for Stowmarket is Mid Suffolk
last updated 30/09/2014
(Most pub, location & historic details collated by Nigel, Tony or Keith - original sources are credited)
(detailed information from Neil Langridge - and also Brian Southgate - see their book "Stowmarket, Combs and Stowupland Pubs" published by Polstead Press in 2009)
(** historic newspaper information from Stuart Ansell)
(*** historic newspaper information from Bob Mitchell)
The crown is a simple sign to show loyalty to the reigning monarch and apart from the commonwealth era (1648-60) has been a pub sign for over 600 years.